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Geiger, Wilhelm 1856-1943

Overview
Works: 193 works in 1,082 publications in 7 languages and 5,027 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Sources  Dictionaries  Poetry  Sacred books  Commentaries  Bibliography  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Honoree, Composer, Contributor, Creator, Collector
Classifications: PK4503, 491.375
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Most widely held works by Wilhelm Geiger
The Mahāvaṃsa : or, The great chronicle of Ceylon by Mahānāma( Book )

104 editions published between 1908 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth century Buddhist epic on the history of Sri Lanka
Pāli literature and language by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

51 editions published between 1916 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Pali with a short discussion of major works in Pali. Also an examination of the gammar and phonology of Pali
Cūlavamsa : being the more recent part of the Mahāvamsa. by Mahānāma( Book )

65 editions published between 1927 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture of Ceylon in mediaeval times by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

24 editions published between 1960 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementarbuch des Sanskrit unter Berücksichtigung der vedischen Sprache by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

68 editions published between 1909 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Literaturen Indiens von ihren Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart by Helmuth von Glasenapp( Book )

6 editions published in 1929 in German and English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ostiranische Kultur im Altertum by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

22 editions published between 1882 and 1979 in German and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zarathushtra in the Gathas, and in the Greek and Roman classics by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

27 editions published between 1897 and 1979 in English and German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Litteratur und Sprache der Singhalesen by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

16 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in German and French and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der Awestasprache. Grammatik, Chrestomathie und Glossar by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

17 editions published between 1879 and 1972 in German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of the Sinhalese language by D. B Jayatilaka( Book )

38 editions published between 1935 and 1996 in English and Sinhalese and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beiträge zur singhalesischen Sprachgeschichte by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

15 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in German and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grundriß der iranischen Philologie by V. F Miller( Book )

21 editions published between 1901 and 1974 in German and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pāli dhamma, vornehmlich in der kanonischen Literatur by Magdalene Geiger( Book )

16 editions published between 1920 and 2004 in German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aogemadaêcâ : ein Pârsentractat in Pâzend, Altbaktrisch und Sanskrit by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

17 editions published between 1878 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civilization of the eastern Iranians in ancient times, with an introduction on the Avesta religion by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

12 editions published between 1885 and 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samyutta-Nikāya die gruppierte Sammlung der Lehrreden des Buddha( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Palikanon des Theravada-Buddhismus, der heute die dominierende buddhistische Strömung in Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos und Kambodscha ist, wird traditionell in drei "Körbe" gegliedert: Der erste enthält vor allem eine Ordensdisziplin für Mönche und Nonnen sowie Rechtsvorschriften, der zweite die Lehrreden des Buddha und der dritte scholastische Unterweisungen. Zum "Korb der Lehrreden" (Sanskrit: Sutta-Pitaka) des Buddha gehören fünf Sammlungen, unter ihnen die "Gruppierte Sammlung" mit mehr als siebentausend Predigten. Ihren Namen verdankt sie dem Versuch, Suttas ähnlicher Thematik zusammenzustellen. Der Samyutta-Nikaya mit seinen 56 Gruppen vereinigt Material ganz unterschiedlicher Herkunft und Eigenart. Anfangs überwiegen Mönchsdichtung, Spruchweisheit, Rätselfragen und Zaubersprüche, darauf folgen einige Gruppen, die vorwiegend dogmatisch und didaktisch orientiert sind und einen Überblick über die autoritativen kanonischen Lehren des Pali-Kanons vermitteln. Da viele der späteren Gruppen durch ihre Wiederholungen und Detailvariationen die Lesergeduld herausfordern, konzentriert sich die vorliegende Auswahl auf den ersten Teil
A grammar of the Sinhalese language by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

13 editions published between 1938 and 1995 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die zweite Dekade der Rasavāhinī by Vedeha( Book )

10 editions published in 1918 in German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ceylon. Tagebuchblätter und Reiseerinnerungen von Wilhelm Geiger by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

14 editions published between 1808 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Civilization of the eastern Iranians in ancient times, with an introduction on the Avesta religion
Alternative Names
Gayigar, Vilhelm 1856-1943

Geiger, Ludwig W.

Geiger Ludwig W. 1856-1943

Geiger, W. 1856-1943

Geiger, Wilh.

Geiger, Wilh 1856-1943

Geiger Wilhelm Ludwig 1856-1943

Kai-ko, Wei-lien 1856-1943

Wilhelm Geiger Duits schrijver

Wilhelm Geiger German philologist

Wilhelm Ludwig Geiger

Гейгер, Вильгельм

فلهم جيجر

ويلهلم لودويگ گايگر

ویلهلم گایگر نویسنده آلمانی

வில்லெம் கெய்கர்

빌헬름 가이거

威廉·路德維希·蓋革

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Civilization of the eastern Iranians in ancient times, with an introduction on the Avesta religion